2022-01-07

Mable Pochedly

Mable Pochedly

Mable Pochedly passed away in her home in Long Beach, CA on December 23rd at age 87 from dementia related illness.  She lived in Garden City from 1968 – 1985, where she raised 2 children, Neal Pochedly and Pamela (now Rivera), from the GCHS class of 1986.  She was a loving mother and wife to Dr. Carl Pochedly, who was […]

It’s What’s Happening For Young Adults Through the Library

Teen Night: Arts & Crafts Join us for the program Teen Night: Arts & Crafts on Wednesday, January 12, 6PM-7PM. We’ll have a variety of arts and crafts supplies for teens to use to make whatever they’d like. This program is for Tweens and Teens currently in Grades 6-12. Registration began Tuesday, January 4 online via Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org). Space is […]

GCAA Little League Baseball, Softball Registration

Registration is now open for the 2022 GCAA Baseball and Softball Season on the Garden City Little League website: www.leaguelineup.com/gcaa The GCAA Baseball and Softball Program is offered to children that are residents or attend school within the Village of Garden City. Please visit the GCAA website for more information about the age groups, available programs and to register. Please […]

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Transportation Department driven to help during holidays

Members of the Garden City Public Schools Transportation Department help the community year-round, getting children safely to and from school. This holiday season, they’re driving their generosity further, to help more people across our area. The Transportation Department held a food drive to benefit Long Island Cares, an organization that works to fight hunger and food insecurity across Long Island. […]

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Garden City students organize donation drives

Garden City students organized several donation drives to make a difference this holiday season. At several of the district’s buildings, the school community came together to help others. At Garden City High School, the Key Club organized a Teddy Bear Drive to support The Interfaith Nutrition Network, or The INN. The INN addresses homelessness and hunger through awareness, action and […]

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GCHS Spanish Club spreads holiday cheer

Students in the Spanish Club at Garden City High School wrote Christmas cards and decorated ornaments for the residents of Queen of Peace Nursing Home in Queens Village. In addition, the club ran a bake sale to raise money for the nursing home. These efforts were a way for GCHS students to spread holiday cheer throughout the larger community. Photos […]

College Notes

Abigail R. Cox, a junior majoring in in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies from Stewart Manor, is among the Virginia Tech students named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester. Abigail is a graduate of Garden City High School. • • • In August, Garden City resident Nicholas Gardyn was among hundreds of first-year New York […]

Garden City Community Park News

Adult Tennis Lesson Interest Forms Registration for the winter session of our Adult Tennis Lessons is underway.  Classes are played at the Community Park Tennis Center.   Our nine week, one hour class will cost $265. Classes will begin the week of January 24th.  Everyone must resubmit an interest form regardless if you were in a class last session. Prior […]

Robert Nouryan

Robert Nouryan

Robert Nubar Nouryan passed away peacefully at home on December 30, 2021 after a short battle with cancer.   He enjoyed traveling with his wife, Lola. and his family.  He was a huge fan of the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians, and the Opera at Tanglewood or Lincoln Center.  His witty personality, smarts and ability to navigate the world were some of […]

Consider cost to businesses

To the Editor: I am very appreciative of the time and effort that multiple elected volunteer officials spent in proposing recommendations regarding licensing and restriction of gas blowers but I would like to add a concern of mine. Our landscapers presently are faced with many rising costs; that includes fuel, labor, equipment, parts , fertilizers and insurance. Adding additional costs, […]